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Species: Acropyga parvidens   (Wheeler & Mann, 1914) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2023)

Rhizomyrma parvidens Wheeler & Mann, 1914 PDF: 46 (w.) HAITI. Neotropic. Primary type information: Primary type material: lectotype worker (by designation of LaPolla, 2004a PDF: 56). Primary type locality: lectotype Haiti: Petionville, 1912-13 (W.M. Mann) (by restriction of LaPolla, 2004a PDF: 56). Primary type depository: MCZC. Secondary type information: Secondary type material: 1 paralectotype worker. Secondary type locality: same as for lectotype. Secondary type depository: MCZC. Type notes: Other original syntype locality: 1 worker Haiti: Diquini, 1912-13 (W.M. Mann). AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Lectotype designation: LaPolla, 2004a PDF: 56.
Status as species: Emery, 1925d PDF: 30; Wheeler, 1935f PDF: 327; Donisthorpe, 1936b PDF: 110 (in list); Weber, 1944b PDF: 100 (redescription); Kempf, 1972b PDF: 18; Bolton, 1995b: 58; LaPolla, 2004a PDF: 56 (redescription); Lubertazzi, 2019 10.3099/MCZ-43.1 PDF: 70.
Senior synonym of Acropyga mesonotalis: LaPolla, 2004a PDF: 56
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Dominican Republic, Haiti
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in secondary broadleaf forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times nest under rock.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times hand collecting.

Elevations: collected at 220 m

Collect Date Range: collected between 1992-04-01 00:00:00.0 and 2015-07-21 00:00:00.0

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